Greenville Police Investigate Teen Shooting

Greenville police are investigating the shooting of a teenager who was found this morning lying on a sidewalk.

The call came in around 9:00 a.m. to Best Road, near B's BBQ.

Sgt. Joe Friday says 17-year-old Charles Highsmith was shot in the leg.

Neighbors told police that the teen was found lying in front of one of the apartment buildings and they heard no gunshots. Police say Highsmith does not live in the area.

Sgt. Friday says they are still trying to determine exactly where the shooting took place. He says Highsmith was sent to Vidant Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.




 
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